And þere was myrthe and mynstralcye · Mede to plese
And there was mirth and minstrelsi , Mede to please
And there was merthe and menstralsye Hm.3.11-14: The punctus elevatus in this and the following three lines has a horizontal bar between the bottom and top parts. mede to plese
And thare was mirthe and mynstralcye · Mede to plese
and there was myrth & mynsteralcye mede for to pleasse
Ac þere was murthe and ministracie mede to plese .
& þe Clerk gan conforte hire / for gret conynge he hadde.F.4.11: This line appears only in F.
& fette furþ merthe with menstralcy / Meede with to plese.